What the General Election Could Mean for Human Rights

Bright Blue Director Ryan Shorthouse is quoted in RightsInfo arguing that The Prime Minister is likely to stand on a platform that enhances rather than dilutes workers’ rights and anti-discrimination measures. Here is an excerpt from the quote:

“To strengthen their majority, the Conservative Party need to win current Labour seats which includes a significant number of people on more modest incomes as well as people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds.

“They also need to prevent a significant political challenge from the Liberal Democrats in London and the South West of England. The Prime Minister is therefore likely to stand on a platform that enhances rather than dilutes workers’ rights and anti-discrimination measures.”

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